Veterans Day Ceremony on Marco Island

Korean War-Era Vets to Receive a Welcome Home!

Welcome Home! to Korean War-Era Veterans will be the theme of the annual Veterans Day ceremony at Veterans Community Park, which will be sponsored by American Legion Post 404 and the City of Marco Island. Set for Saturday, November 11th at 11 AM to 12 PM, the ceremony honoring America’s service men and women will include a Special Tribute to […]

October Happenings

The Marco Mystery and History tours start at Bistro Soleil at 7 PM and will stimulate your brain with mysterious and historical information about our fabulous island, including a ghost or two. For only $40 + tax, the leader, Martha Hatta will thrill you with tales of pirates, cults and strange happenin’s on Marco Island. Call 239-537-8353 for reservations or […]

A Tribute to Our Veterans

Coming on November 9, 2017 a long-time tradition at Tommie Barfield Elementary School will resume. All veterans, relatives and community members from Marco and beyond are invited to attend this heart-warming historical journey and show of appreciation for the veterans who have ensured our freedom. This is a student-led program with songs that will stir your heart, God Bless the […]

‘Power Play’ by Joseph Finder


“Well, you know, a wise man once said that one of the great tragedies of our century is that a man can live his whole life and never know if he’s a coward or not.” Told in the first person point of view, this business thriller follows a junior executive as he attends an exclusive leadership retreat. Jake Landry thinks […]

Blade Runner 2049: The Perfect Example of a True Sequel!


The original 1982 “Blade Runner” is considered by many as one of the most original, creative, and thought-provoking Science Fiction movies in filmmaking. Based on the 1968 novel “Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?” by writer Phillip K. Dick, the movie took viewers into a dark and gritty dystopian world of 2019, where synthetic humans known as “replicants” are created […]

Latin Jazz Trumpeter, Direct From Miami

Marco Island Center for the Arts is proud to present to Art Center audiences multiple award winner and GRAMMY jazz band member trumpeter and alto saxophonist Fernando Ferrarone on Thursday, November 16, 2017, from 5:30-7 PM in the Lauritzen & Rush Galleries. Fernando Ferrarone attended the Berklee College of Music in Boston on a full tuition scholarship. In 2013 and […]


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Late courage

Goren On Bridge

Today’s deal is from the Canadian National Team Championship some years ago. South was Nicolas L’Ecuyer, a leading Canadian player who has also enjoyed great success in American tournaments. L’Ecuyer didn’t waste time looking to penalize East’s lightweight overcall. He quite sensibly just bid what he thought he could make. Had he tried for penalties, East-West would have wriggled out […]

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